Events


Events Selected for Cultural Explorer
Aug 28, 2016 to Sep 3, 2016
Aug 28, 2016
Aug 28, 2016
Mimosa Brunch at Deep Bay Marine Field Station

Make your reservations now and join us for Brunch at the Station. You will have a choice of Gourmet Eggs Benny served 3 ways; Smoked Salmon, Country Style or Vegetarian OR Deluxe Waffles. Each dish served with new potatoes & seasonal fruit with coffee or tea. Kid-friendly options available as well. Also served with your meal is a refreshing mimosa!

Date: Sunday, August 28
Time: 10am-1pm
Cost: Adults - $26* .... Kids (12 and under) - $13*

Reservations are Required. Call 250-740-6611 to reserve.

Reserve early as this popular event ...more info
Category:Food
Date:Aug 28, 2016
Time:10:00am - 1:00pm
Address:370 Crome Point Road, Bowser, BC
Location:Deep Bay Marine Field Station
Cost:$26
Phone:250-740-6611
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 28, 2016
Here's a great way to spend an unusual and fun day in Parksville. Why not check out the Men's and Women's Triples Lawn Bowling Tournament at our club, located in the heart of our city? Even better, why not come out and watch the very prestigious, fun and totally outrageous Battle of the Sexes / Salmon Can Trophy after Sunday's game? Year after year, the men and women of our club battle it out in a bid to determine lawn bowling supremacy - at least for the day. Our facilities are totally accessible, with ample parking and great viewing areas. We always offer a welcoming atmosphere to our visi...more info
Category:Sports
Date:Aug 28, 2016
Time:9 A.M., 11 A.M., 1 P.M. & 3 P.M. daily
Address:149 E. Stanford, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Lawn Bowling Club
Cost:free to public
Name:Carol Bucyk
Phone:250-951-0823
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
Aug 29, 2016
Aug 29, 2016
Yoga on the BeachYoga on the Beach

Join us for our 5th summer of Yoga on the Beach at Parksville and Qualicum Beach. Everyone is welcome! By donation only to support local Welcome to Kindergarten and St. Stephen's Community Meal programs. Certified instructors Dr. Barbara Low and Charlotte Crowley lead outdoor sessions on the grass - hatha-style comfortable yoga fun for all ages and experience levels. Weather permitting. Bring your mat/towel, sunblock, hat, water, and sunglas...more info
Category:Fund Raisers
Date:Aug 29, 2016
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Location:By Qualicum Beach Visitor Centre & Parksville Community Park
Cost:By Donation
Name:Barbara Low
Phone:250-468-1825
Email:Send Email
Aug 30, 2016
Aug 30, 2016
Parksville Summer by the Sea Street Market 2016The Parksville and District Chamber of Commerce invites you to come and experience the excitement of downtown Parksville’s annual Summer by the Sea Street Market (also know as the Craig Street Market) being held every Tuesday night from mid June to the end of August, 2016 from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

This Parksville street market features over 140 exceptional artisans that offer everything from wrought iron work, rock candles to woode...more info
Category:Market
Date:Aug 30, 2016
Time:6:00pm
Address:Craig Street, Parksville, BC
Phone:250-248-3613
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 30, 2016
Yoga on the BeachYoga on the Beach

Join us for our 5th summer of Yoga on the Beach at Parksville and Qualicum Beach. Everyone is welcome! By donation only to support local Welcome to Kindergarten and St. Stephen's Community Meal programs. Certified instructors Dr. Barbara Low and Charlotte Crowley lead outdoor sessions on the grass - hatha-style comfortable yoga fun for all ages and experience levels. Weather permitting. Bring your mat/towel, sunblock, hat, water, and sunglas...more info
Category:Fund Raisers
Date:Aug 30, 2016
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Location:By Qualicum Beach Visitor Centre & Parksville Community Park
Cost:By Donation
Name:Barbara Low
Phone:250-468-1825
Email:Send Email
Aug 31, 2016
Aug 31, 2016
BowserBowser's Magnolia Court Summer Market

The fourth annual Bowser's Magnolia Court Summer Market is thrilled to be back again to present the oceanside community with a range of local wares. From food vendors, to fresh produce, locally roasted coffee, artisnal breads, native crafts, and jewellery, there is something for everyone. There will also be live music nightly to accompany you!

So come on out with the whole family in tow, and enjoy ...more info
Category:Market
Date:Aug 31, 2016
Time:5:30pm - 7:30pm
Address:6996 Island Highway, Bowser, BC
Location:Magnolia Court Parking Lot
Name:Sarah Hutchison
Phone:250-937-1879
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 31, 2016
Drop In Guided Station Tour at Deep Bay Marine Field Station

These tours offer a unique opportunity to acquire first hand information, from the experts themselves. During your visit you can:

- Learn about what makes our unique building so "green"; marine conservation issues and how you can help protect the marine environment
- Watch research currently underway in our labs from the viewing mezzanine
- Get up close and personal with local marine life in our aquaria and touch tanks
- Take in amazing views of Baynes Sound from our deck

Dates: Select Wednesdays and Saturdays July - Sept...more info
Category:Marine
Date:Aug 31, 2016
Time:12:00pm - 1:00pm
Address:370 Crome Point Road, Bowser, BC
Location:Deep Bay Marine Field Station
Cost:$12
Phone:250-740-6611
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 31, 2016
Qualicum Beach Farmers MarketQualicum Beach Farmers Market

Welcome to the Qualicum Beach Farmers Market's Wednesday night top-up market.

Savour freshness and flavour, enjoy the nutritional quality of dozens of varieties of seasonal produce. Most producers are pesticide free and an increasing number are certified organic.

Better tasting and more nutritious, fresh, locally grown produce is one of the best things we can do for ourselves, our families and communities. Loca...more info
Category:Market
Date:Aug 31, 2016
Time:4:00pm - 6:30pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Name:Mimi Shewchuk
Phone:1-844-843-7236
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Aug 31, 2016
Yoga on the BeachYoga on the Beach

Join us for our 5th summer of Yoga on the Beach at Parksville and Qualicum Beach. Everyone is welcome! By donation only to support local Welcome to Kindergarten and St. Stephen's Community Meal programs. Certified instructors Dr. Barbara Low and Charlotte Crowley lead outdoor sessions on the grass - hatha-style comfortable yoga fun for all ages and experience levels. Weather permitting. Bring your mat/towel, sunblock, hat, water, and sunglas...more info
Category:Fund Raisers
Date:Aug 31, 2016
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Location:By Qualicum Beach Visitor Centre & Parksville Community Park
Cost:By Donation
Name:Barbara Low
Phone:250-468-1825
Email:Send Email
Sep 1, 2016
Sep 1, 2016
Interpretive Beach Walks at Deep Bay Marine Field Station

Explore and identify the diverse sea life on our local beach with our knowledgeable staff. Please wear suitable clothing and footwear for the beach and the weather.

Date: Select Thursdays June - September
Time: 1:00-2:00pm
Cost: Adults: $12, Students $5, Children 5 and under free.
Category:Wildlife
Date:Sep 1, 2016
Time:1:00pm - 2:00pm
Address:370 Crome Point Road, Bowser, BC
Location:Deep Bay Marine Field Station
Cost:$12
Phone:250-740-6611
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 1, 2016
Yoga on the BeachYoga on the Beach

Join us for our 5th summer of Yoga on the Beach at Parksville and Qualicum Beach. Everyone is welcome! By donation only to support local Welcome to Kindergarten and St. Stephen's Community Meal programs. Certified instructors Dr. Barbara Low and Charlotte Crowley lead outdoor sessions on the grass - hatha-style comfortable yoga fun for all ages and experience levels. Weather permitting. Bring your mat/towel, sunblock, hat, water, and sunglas...more info
Category:Fund Raisers
Date:Sep 1, 2016
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Location:By Qualicum Beach Visitor Centre & Parksville Community Park
Cost:By Donation
Name:Barbara Low
Phone:250-468-1825
Email:Send Email
Sep 2, 2016
Sep 2, 2016
Andrea was born and raised in the Kamloops/Shuswap. This cowgirl and wanderer has had a few careers as a certified guide outfitter and farrier, a Registered Massage Therapist and a music teacher. She received her Music Degree in 2011 and has produced three albums of original music. 'First Tracks' in 2001, 'Sweet Embrace' in 2006 and 'Transition' in 2013.

She has received a total of eight Vancouver Island Music Award nominations. In 2007 she won Female Songwriter of the year. ...more info
Category:Music
Date:Sep 2, 2016
Time:7:00 pm
Address:1-1600 Strougler Rd, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Smoke N Water Restaurant
Cost:Free
Name:Meaghan
Phone:250-468-7192
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 2, 2016
Parksville Museum Farmers Market

This is our 3rd year doing a Farmers market at the Museum. We have a great line up of farmers and vendors.

Come and have a great time! Admission is free (or donation) and the whole museum is open during this time at no cost.
Category:Market
Date:Sep 2, 2016
Time:5:00pm - 8:00pm
Address:1245 East Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Location:Parksville Museum
Name:Carrie Powell-Davidson
Phone:250-248-6966
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 2, 2016
Yoga on the BeachYoga on the Beach

Join us for our 5th summer of Yoga on the Beach at Parksville and Qualicum Beach. Everyone is welcome! By donation only to support local Welcome to Kindergarten and St. Stephen's Community Meal programs. Certified instructors Dr. Barbara Low and Charlotte Crowley lead outdoor sessions on the grass - hatha-style comfortable yoga fun for all ages and experience levels. Weather permitting. Bring your mat/towel, sunblock, hat, water, and sunglas...more info
Category:Fund Raisers
Date:Sep 2, 2016
Time:9:30am - 10:30am
Location:By Qualicum Beach Visitor Centre & Parksville Community Park
Cost:By Donation
Name:Barbara Low
Phone:250-468-1825
Email:Send Email
Sep 3, 2016
Sep 3, 2016
Drop In Guided Station Tour at Deep Bay Marine Field Station

These tours offer a unique opportunity to acquire first hand information, from the experts themselves. During your visit you can:

- Learn about what makes our unique building so "green"; marine conservation issues and how you can help protect the marine environment
- Watch research currently underway in our labs from the viewing mezzanine
- Get up close and personal with local marine life in our aquaria and touch tanks
- Take in amazing views of Baynes Sound from our deck

Dates: Select Wednesdays and Saturdays July - Sept...more info
Category:Marine
Date:Sep 3, 2016
Time:12:00pm - 1:00pm
Address:370 Crome Point Road, Bowser, BC
Location:Deep Bay Marine Field Station
Cost:$12
Phone:250-740-6611
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 3, 2016
Errington Farmers Market

It's our 43rd year! Spend your Saturday morning under the shade of the trees at the Errington Farmers Market. Enjoy freshly picked produce, fruit, sumptuous baking, preserves, natural body care products, quality artisans and more!

We’re in the park every Saturday 10 AM to 1 PM from May 7th through to September 24th.
Category:Market
Date:Sep 3, 2016
Time:10:00am - 1:00pm
Address:1390 Errington Road, Errington, BC
Location:Errington Community Park
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 3, 2016
A whole lot of fun. Rock, Country and Blues. Bring your dancin' shoes along!
Category:Music
Date:Sep 3, 2016
Time:7:00 pm
Address:1-1600 Strougler Rd, Nanoose Bay, BC
Location:Smoke N Water Restaurant
Cost:Free
Name:Meaghan
Phone:250-468-7192
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email
 
Sep 3, 2016
Qualicum Beach Farmers MarketQualicum Beach Farmers Market

Welcome to the Qualicum Beach Farmers Market - a great way to start your Saturday morning. Whether you're visiting for the first time, or are a lifelong Oceanside resident, a visit to Veteran's Way and Memorial is where you'll find the best in fresh fruits, vegetables and berries, plants and cut flowers, fresh baked goods, jams and jellies, fish, chicken and pork, as well as a wide range of local crafts.

Savour fres...more info
Category:Market
Date:Sep 3, 2016
Time:8:30am - 12:00pm
Address:644 Memorial Avenue, Qualicum Beach, BC
Location:Qualicum Beach Community Hall
Name:Mimi Shewchuk
Phone:1-844-843-7236
Website:Open Site
Email:Send Email

Aug 28, 2016 to Sep 3, 2016

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